Two bulk carriers banned from Australian ports in one day

Two bulk carriers banned from Australian ports in one day

In an unprecedented move, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has today banned two bulk carriers from Australian ports for breaching the most basic rights of seafarers. Panama registered Fortune Genius in …
Sep 13, 2019 /  Curious
Klaveness CLEANBU MV Baru successfully made the first switch from wet to dry cargo

Klaveness CLEANBU MV Baru successfully made the first switch from wet to dry cargo

The first cargo switch for Company’s new CLEANBU fleet This week Klaveness CLEANBU MV Baru successfully made the first switch from wet to dry cargo, the first cargo switch for Company’s new CLEANBU fleet. …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Direct Continuation of Time Charter Contract for mv Myrto with Cargill

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Direct Continuation of Time Charter Contract for mv Myrto with Cargill

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Jul 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Seven Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Seven Dry Bulk Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that it has agreed to sell and leaseback three Ultramax vessels (SBI Pegasus, SBI Subaru and SBI Ursa) and four Kamsarmax vessels (SBI Lambada, SBI …
Mar 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces the Sale of Two Kamsarmax Vessels for $48 Million and Updates to the First Quarter of 2019 TCE Rates

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces the Sale of Two Kamsarmax Vessels for $48 Million and Updates to the First Quarter of 2019 TCE Rates

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that the Company has entered into agreements to sell two Kamsarmax vessels for $48 million and provided an update to Time Charter Equivalent (TCE) rates …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces the Refinancing of a Kamsarmax Vessel

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces the Refinancing of a Kamsarmax Vessel

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (Scorpio Bulkers) announced today that the Company has entered into a financing transaction in respect of one of the Company’s Kamsarmax vessels with an unaffiliated third …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Finance
Ten crew members rescued from sunken fishing vessel in West Coast

Ten crew members rescued from sunken fishing vessel in West Coast

Ten crew members rescued from sunken fishing vessel in West Coast. SAMSA launches an investigation into the incident. The South African Maritime Safety Authority has confirmed the sinking of a fishing vessel off the …
Feb 19, 2019 /  All
SAMSA launches a probe into deadly vessel fire at port of Durban

SAMSA launches a probe into deadly vessel fire at port of Durban

The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) has confirmed launch of an investigation into the incident of a vessel that caught on fire in Durban on Thursday and in which there were several casualties. SAMSA …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Oldendorff Carriers takes delivery of five new eco-ships

Oldendorff Carriers takes delivery of five new eco-ships

For Oldendorff Carriers, 2019 started with the delivery of five new eco-ships delivered to the Company four of which were delivered on the same day. “We are always trying to reduce our environmental impact and …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for mv Myrsini with Glencore

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contract for mv Myrsini with Glencore

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Dec 24, 2018 /  Vessels